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econ-ws Examples: /suggest2

Autosuggest entries from large datasets

The /suggest2 Web Service for Economics can be integrated into a web application through Javascript functions on the web page level. This is demonstrated here on a simple HTML page. The example uses the YUI AutoComplete Widget, which can be easily combined with other javascript libraries. Please take a look at the Javascript source code embedded in this page.


  • econ_pers - Subset of about 150,000 economists (referenced in EconBiz or with economics related professions) of the differentiated persons of Gemeinsame Normdatei (former Personennamensdatei), by DNB, extracted from GND 04/2012 download (de only)
  • econ_corp - Subset of about 60,000 economics institutions (referenced in EconBiz or institutions which employ economists) of the corporate bodies of Gemeinsame Normdatei (former Gemeinsame K├Ârperschaftsdatei, GKD), by DNB, extracted from GND 04/2012 download (de only)

(For stw and jel dataset, see /suggest example.)

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